Voters favor Measure 1 despite 2008 failure
GRAND FORKS -- Measure 1, which would amend the state Constitution to allow legislators to be appointed to statewide office, appeared headed for victory Tuesday night.
As of 10:38 p.m., the measure had 82,250 "yes" votes and 55,817 "no" votes with 395 precincts reporting.
The 2011 Legislature referred the measure to the ballot. The House favored the measure 89-5, and the Senate favored the measure 37-8.
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